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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-02-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 187
Posted By tamir15
check engine light question

2006 750i - E65
i am trying to figure out what turns the check engine light in my car.
i am pretty sure it is the coolant thermostat (error code DME 2EF4) but am confused about how the check engine...
Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 03-02-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 430
Posted By tamir15
POW error code not clearing

Hi,
2006 750i E65
i had to reset my error codes because of a thermostat issue but noticed that one of the POW codes (A14A) will not clear up. (another POW code A14F does clear though)
all the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-11-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By tamir15
thanks everyone. that explains the mystery. i...

thanks everyone. that explains the mystery.
i tried it and they work:
push the stalk-> high bean turns from the outer headlight
pull the stalk-> high beam turns from the inner headlight
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 12-11-2013, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By tamir15
E65 headlight question

this may be a stupid question but i will ask it anyway.
i have a 2006 750i (E65) and i am not sure how to turn on the inner headlight.
the outer (larger) headlight functions as both the low beam...
Forum: 7 Series DIY 03-12-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 61,563
Posted By tamir15
hd750, my sw version is 9.8.2 hex so do i need...

hd750,
my sw version is 9.8.2 hex so do i need v32 firmware update or not?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-05-2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
what settings? if you are referring to the...

what settings?
if you are referring to the sound settings of the car audio then yes i have adjusted them
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 03-02-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
Paper is right. i had the same thing and as soon...

Paper is right. i had the same thing and as soon as i replaced the ASK unit to a newer version it worked like a charm.
this project has two sections. one is the coding to enable the AUX in the MMIGT...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-28-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,900
Posted By tamir15
i will try to take some pictures and post them....

i will try to take some pictures and post them. this is much easier than connecting it to the nav screen. you will need to buy a rear view mirror monitor and route the video cable from the camera...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,773
Posted By tamir15
ok Piers1989, i finally got it to work. i bought...

ok Piers1989, i finally got it to work. i bought an automotive relay at Radio shack and used it to switch the 12v from the reverse light bulb 12v to a steady 12v.
works like a charm.
cost me $40...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-12-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,900
Posted By tamir15
ok finally got it to work. i bought an automotive...

ok finally got it to work. i bought an automotive relay at Radio shack and used it to switch the 12v from the reverse light bulb 12v to a steady 12v.
works like a charm.
cost me $40 for the camera...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-11-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,773
Posted By tamir15
Piers1989 thanks for the detailed explanation. ...

Piers1989
thanks for the detailed explanation.
the only thing i would ask is about pins 85 and 86.
my google search showed that pin 86 should be connected to the 12v and pin 85 to ground. your...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-10-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,773
Posted By tamir15
Thanks Piers1989. can you explain how to...

Thanks Piers1989.
can you explain how to connect the relay to the reverse light wires?
should i connect one lead to the negative wire and the normally open lead to the positive wire? i know the...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-10-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,900
Posted By tamir15
ok thanks Nygel and rippjd. i figured the car...

ok thanks Nygel and rippjd. i figured the car electronic module sends the voltage to the reverse light bulb and doesn't like another load or doesn't send steady 12v.
i need further help please: what...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-10-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,900
Posted By tamir15
hey, thanks for the quick reply. sorry but i...

hey,
thanks for the quick reply.
sorry but i have everything put back together now so i cant take pictures.
i connected both to the connector that feeds the reverse light bulb and to the light...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-10-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,900
Posted By tamir15
E65 aftermarket backup camera - NEED HELP

i am having issues installing an aftermarket camera on my E65.
i am connecting it to a monitor on the dash (not the nav screen).
my problem is with the 12v power to the camera. when i connect it to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 02-10-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,773
Posted By tamir15
i am having issues installing an aftermarket...

i am having issues installing an aftermarket camera on my E65.
i am connecting it to a monitor on the dash (not the nav screen).
my problem is with the 12v power to the camera. when i connect it to...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-27-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
my ask unit was manufactured in early 06 so it...

my ask unit was manufactured in early 06 so it doesn't support the AUX function.
i bought an exact same ASK unit on ebay that was manufactured in 07 and will try it out this weekend.
does anybody...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-21-2012, 11:54 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
i am not sure. some people say yes and some say...

i am not sure. some people say yes and some say no.
check out the attached link (need to translate it to English). it has a pre face lift unit and the aux cable works for them
...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-21-2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
not necessarily. i have a post face lift ASK with...

not necessarily. i have a post face lift ASK with the mode button and the aux cable wont work because it is 03/06 ASK model. people say you need an ASK that is 09/06 or later but i have not been able...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-11-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
Anyone knows what is that cable that is connected...

Anyone knows what is that cable that is connected to the back of my ASK unit in the spot where the aux cable is supposed to go?
(it is a post face lift ask with mode and am/fm buttons)
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 601
Posted By tamir15
thanks rippjd. i checked it and it is set to...

thanks rippjd. i checked it and it is set to aktiv.
not sure if it a code issue or the ASK hw issue?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-06-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
the plug that is in the aux spot has 5 wires (see...

the plug that is in the aux spot has 5 wires (see attached pictures). the wires are connected to spots 1,3,4,9,10.
i tried to change the pins on the new cable to 3,4,10 as in the E39 but the result...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-04-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
Thanks Paper the volume line does not pop up...

Thanks Paper
the volume line does not pop up when i presss the aux 2 times or a few times. it stays white which tells me the ASK is not switching to aux.

the plug that is in the aux spot goes...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2012, 08:44 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 66,995
Posted By tamir15
Paper (or anyone else), i need some help with...

Paper (or anyone else),
i need some help with this.
i followed Paper's instructions but i can't seem to get it to work.
1. i changed the aux parameter to aktive in the MMIGT module so now when i...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-29-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 601
Posted By tamir15
Can the ASK Mode button be programmed?

2006 750i E65
i have a problem with the Mode button on the ASK unit but i am not sure if it is an issue with the ASK unit (malfunction) or is it a programing issue.
initially when i pushed the mode...
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